The love life of Bollywood actors is always a controversial topic. From their friendships, bonds, bromances and romances to their marriages, breakups and divorces, news related to these is eagerly read and discussed across digital platforms.
In the current era, where breakups and separations are more common than long-term marriages, there are some A-list Bollywood couples who are still very much together. One of the reasons is that they started out as friends and later became a couple.
Here are five Bollywood actors who married their best friends and have been married for decades.
Gauri and Shah Rukh Khan
When Shah Rukh Khan and Gauri first met, she was a teenager. SRK was attracted to him from the beginning, but it took him a long time to win over Gauri. During that time, they became good friends and spent a lot of time together.After a lot of pros and cons from Gauri, the two finally tied the knot and are now happily married with three children. I’m here.
Ayushmann Khurrana and Tahira Kashyap
Ayushmann and Tahira first met in the 12th Physics class. Tahira was already attracted to Ayushman, but after it turned out that her parents were friends, the two started talking. Over the years, their friendship blossomed during their college years and later turned into love.
Pankay Tripati and Muridula
Pankaj and Mridula have known each other since childhood. However, they became closer when the two met in Delhi, where Pankaj enrolled in NSD while Muridula worked as a teacher. From innocent chats, meetings, and frequent nights out to love, their relationship slowly transitioned from friendship to marriage, and it’s been almost 20 years since the two made their vows.
Anupam and Kiron Ka
The two have been best friends since college in Chandigarh. Their friendship continued when Kiron married her first husband and had her son Sikander. After Kiron’s divorce, Anupam and Kiron became close and their friendship turned into love.
Varun Dhawan and Natasha Dalal
Varun Dhawan and Natasha are childhood friends and have known each other for a long time before falling in love at a music concert. Still, it took them a long time to tell each other their feelings. After dating Natasha for several years, in one of the episodes of Coffee with Karan, Varun Dhawan admitted to marrying her childhood friend.
Today, the two are happily married.